The global tablet applications processor (AP) market declined 6 percent to $733 million in Q1 2015, according to Strategy Analytics.
Apple, Qualcomm, Intel, MediaTek and Samsung LSI captured the top-five revenue share rankings in the tablet AP market in Q1 2015.
Apple led the tablet AP market with 28 percent revenue share, followed by Qualcomm with 19 percent revenue share and Intel with 16 percent revenue share.
Intel maintained its top spot in the non-Apple tablet AP market in unit terms in Q1 2015. Android-based tablets accounted for over 70 percent of Intel’s total tablet AP shipments in Q1 2015. Intel’s Atom X3 cellular tablet chip product line will help Intel maintain its momentum in the tablet AP market.
Baseband-integrated tablet AP shipments accounted for over one-fourth of tablet AP shipments in Q1 2015, helped by a strong push from Qualcomm, MediaTek and Spreadtrum.